Cal experiencing an outbreak of mumps [Daily Cal]
City employee benefits eat up rest of budget [Daily Planet]
What’s the traffic like around Trader Joe’s? [Patch]
Some nurses at Alta Bates make more than $200k [SF Chronicle]
Jerome Waag is new co-chef at Chez Panisse [Inside Scoop]
Bayer and its workers agree on new contract [ILWU]
Library to hold meetings to plan strategic direction [Berkeley Library]
Berkeley’s Free Speech movement turns 47 [NBC]
Berkeley awards 11 businesses funds for energy upgrades [City of Berkeley]
Parking ticket repeat offenders: meet the "smart boot" which the BPD is introducing on October 18.
A good way to get up close to the new east span of the Bay Bridge is to take to the water.
The price of photovoltaic panels is plummeting which is good news for the solar industry long term.
Nick Broomfield’s new film gives blue staters an opportunity to bask in the celluloid glow of the woman they love to hate.
For the first time since we launched the “Where in Berkeley?” competition well over a year ago, nobody has the faintest idea where this rooster is (not even Ira Serkes). So we’re providing a clue — a photo taken from a distance, as the close-up does, we admit, make identification very difficult. The rooster is perched on top of the small building to the right of the garage.